[Expat-bugs] RE: Solaris make error
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Thu Nov 14 04:29:01 2002
> I noticed that there was a thread about compiling expat on the Solaris
> 2.8 platform in September 2002.
I should spend some time catching up with that; I've been a little
swamped with other work lately.
> I have been able to compile expat-1.95.5.tar.gz on a Solaris 2.8 UNIX
> platform using the following gcc setup:
> make check
> gcc -g -O2 -Wall -Wmissing-prototypes -Wstrict-prototypes -fexceptions
> -I./lib -I. -o tests/runtes
> ts.o -c tests/runtests.c
> tests/runtests.c:2:19: check.h: No such file or directory
Here's the critical clue...
> Could this indicate that I am having troubles compiling expat-1.95.5
> because of my gcc setup or is there something else that I am missing?
> If so, what version of gcc should I be using and should I be using GNU
> "as" and "ld"?
The regression test uses an external support library call "check";
this appearanly isn't installed on your system. You can get the
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
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